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Wednesday, December 16, 2015 • Posted December 16, 2015 • Photos
Mildred Evelyn Eckert Carder, 94, died peacefully in her sleep on November 25, 2015, at Patriots Colony in Williamsburg, Virginia. Born July 31, 1921, in Mason, Texas, she is predeceased by her parents, Kinney Milton and Zilla Minnie (Wood) Eckert of Mason, Texas, and her husband, John Thomas Carder of Johnson City, Tennessee. Survivors include her two sons, Patrick Carder (Sandra) of Williamsburg, Virginia, and Kinney Carder (Virginia) of Leesburg, Georgia.
Wednesday, December 16, 2015 • Posted December 16, 2015 • Photos
Herbert Gene Jordan, of Mason, passed away at his home on Thursday, December 10, at the age of 83. Herbert was born in Mason County on August 12, 1932, to Marvin E. Jordan and Hattie Geistweidt Jordan. He was a life-long resident of Mason County and a graduate of Mason High School.
Wednesday, December 16, 2015 • Posted December 16, 2015 • Photos
Leroy Sanders, of Brady, passed away on Wednesday, December 9, at the age of 47. Leroy was born in Tucumcari, New Mexico, on September 2, 1968, to Howard Sanders and Eddie Mae Small Sanders. Leroy was a 1987 graduate of Mason High School. For many years Leroy worked as a paint and body man repairing cars.
Wednesday, December 9, 2015 • Posted December 9, 2015 • Photos
Patricia “Pat” Wagner passed away Thursday, December 3, 2015, at the age of 70. She was born in Austin on March 8, 1945, to Edith (Kidd) and Floyd E.Kothmann. Pat married Phil Wagner September 4, 1965, in Mason, Texas. She was a teacher for many years and retired from Llano Independent School District.
Wednesday, December 9, 2015 • Posted December 9, 2015 • Photos
Cliffa Gene Cook of Pontotoc, Texas passed from this life on December 2, 2015, at the age of 92. She was proceeded in death by her husband Ezra Glen Cook, her son Charles Ezra Cook and son-in-law Donald Ray Henderson. She was born August 30, 1923, in Llano, Texas, to Dawn (Spinks) Lange and Walter Lange of Pontotoc, TX. She graduated from Llano High School in 1940.
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 • Posted November 13, 2015
Clara Ellen Woodward, of San Antonio, passed away on Thursday, November 5, at the age of 78. Ms. Woodward is survived by her children Teresa Michele Kahn and husband Warren, Michael Norman Woodward and wife Carrie and Lisa Mollie Woodward all of San Antonio, four grandchildren Casey Kahn, Shelby Kahn, Kayla Woodward and Kameron Woodard and a very special cousin Diane Struck of Indiana.
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 • Posted November 13, 2015
Nancy R. Gandy, of Mason, passed away on Tuesday, November 3 at the age of 62. A Memorial Service celebrating her life was held on Saturday, November 7, at 2:00 p.m. in the Mason Funeral Home chapel. Visitation with the family was from 1 to 2 p.m. prior to the service. Survivors include 3 daughters, Cammie Keith, of Mason, Claudia Phillips of Houston and Courtney Long of Florence along with 8 grandchildren: Tyler Mayfield, Milam Mayfield, Mason Mayfield, Ophelia Phillips, Patrick Phillips, Pe ...
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 • Posted November 13, 2015 • Photos
Tommy Chew, of Mason, passed away on Saturday, November 7, at the age of 72. Tommy is survived by his children Tim Chew and wife Darinda of Mason and Tracy Montoya of Mason. He is also survived by five grandchildren Ryan Mehal of San Antonio, Tyler Chew of Brady, Carley Chew of Mason, Brooke Falgout of Mason, Kyle Montoya of Mason, a step-grandson T.J.
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 • Posted November 13, 2015 • Photos
Mr. Henrique Cantu of Fredericksburg passed away on Tuesday October 20th in the Hill Country Memorial Hospital at the age of 67 years. Henrique was born November 19, 1947, in Levelland, TX, to Thomas and Angelita Martinez Cantu. He married Ernestine Hernandez in February of 1968 in St. Joseph Catholic Church. Henrique is survived by his wife: Ernestine Cantu of Fredericksburg: two daughters and spouses: Elizabeth and Adan Albiter of Fredericksburg: Mary Helen and Edgar Huesca of Fredericksbu ...
Wednesday, November 4, 2015 • Posted November 4, 2015 • Photos
Ruby Lenora Behrens, 89, of Austin, passed away October 29, 2015. She was born to Francis L. Paisley and Daisy Mae (Kibler) Paisley on February 7, 1926, in Chicago, Illinois. Mrs. Behrens grew up as a Church of Christ minister’s daughter. The family moved frequently in her formative years contributing to the family’s ministry.
Wednesday, November 4, 2015 • Posted November 4, 2015 • Photos
Laura Lee Henderson-George passed away unexpectedly at home on Wednesday, October 28, 2015 at the age of 57. Laura Lee is survived by her husband, Bill George of Castell, TX; Her mother, Carolyn Nelson of San Antonio, TX; Her father and step-mother, Mr. William and Dr. Edna Henderson of Denver, Colorado; Her sons, Christopher Conrad of Uvalde, TX and Brad Henderson of San Antonio, TX; and her brother, Keller Henderson of San Antonio, TX.
Wednesday, November 4, 2015 • Posted November 4, 2015 • Photos
Cynthia “Cindy” Ann Hill, age 62, of Huron Park, Ontario, Canada and formerly of Brady, Texas, passed away Sunday, October 25, 2015, in Exeter, Ontario, Canada. She was born October 17, 1953 in San Angelo, Texas to Manford Underwood and Betty Jean (Capps) Underwood. She graduated from Desoto High School in 1972.
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 • Posted October 28, 2015 • Photos
Helen M. Smith, 78 of Victoria passed away on Friday, October 23, 2015. She was born in Brady, TX on December 5, 1936, to Bill and Marie Schooley Morgeson. Helen retired from the City of Victoria and the County Treasurers’ office after 25 years. She is survived by her daughters, Elizabeth (Robert) Johnston, Theresa (Gaylen) Youngblood both of Victoria; five grandchildren and four great grandchildren. In addition to her parents, Helen was preceded in death by her husband, Robert L.
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 • Posted October 21, 2015 • Photos
Tommy Barton Jordan, age 77 of Seguin, passed away on October 18, 2015. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, October 21, 2015 at 3 p.m. at Emanuel’s Lutheran Church with Rev. Paul J. Zwarich officiating. Interment will follow in Guadalupe Valley Memorial Park. Tommy was born on February 28, 1938, in Mason Texas, to William Fritz and Martha Francis (Eakle) Jordan.
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 • Posted October 21, 2015 • Photos
Jo Ann Barwise passed away Thursday, October 15th, at the age of 79. She is survived by her husband, Walter Barise; son, Dr. Britt Barwise & wife Christy of Port Aransas; grandchildren, Kylee & Mason Barwise; sister, Jane Zesch & husband Ronny of Mason. Jo Ann was born January 18, 1936, in Mason, to Sam & Willie Mae Doell Brandenberger.